The count is in! The ten best selling MCEER reports for the
year 2000 are as follows, with the reconnaissance reports from the Marmara,
Turkey and Chi-Chi, Taiwan earthquakes topping the list. The following list is
in order of sales, beginning with the most popular report. They are:
The Marmara, Turkey Earthquake of August 17, 1999:
Reconnaissance Report, edited by C. Scawthorn; with major contributions
by M. Bruneau, R. Eguchi, T. Holzer, G. Johnson, J. Mander, J. Mitchell,
W. Mitchell, A. Papageorgiou, C. Scawthorn, and G. Webb, 3/23/00,
The Chi-Chi, Taiwan Earthquake of September 21, 1999:
Reconnaissance Report, edited by G.C. Lee and C.H. Loh, with major
contributions by G.C. Lee, M. Bruneau, I.G. Buckle, S.E. Chang, P.J.
Flores, T.D. O'Rourke, M. Shinozuka, T.T. Soong, C-H. Loh, K-C. Chang,
Z-J. Chen, J-S. Hwang, M-L. Lin, G-Y. Liu, K-C. Tsai, G.C. Yao and C-L.
Yen, 4/30/00, MCEER-00-0003
Response of Buried Pipelines Subject to Earthquake
Effects, by M.J. O'Rourke and X. Liu, MCEER-99-MN03
Proceedings of the 7th U.S.- Japan Workshop on
Earthquake Resistant Design of Lifeline Facilities and Countermeasures
Against Soil Liquefaction, edited by T.D. O'Rourke, J.P. Bardet and M.
Hamada, 11/19/99, MCEER-99-0019
Proceedings of the NCEER Workshop on Evaluation of
Liquefaction Resistance of Soils, edited by T.L. Youd and I.M. Idriss,
Guide to Remedial Measures for Liquefaction
Mitigation at Existing Highway Bridge Sites, by H.G. Cooke and J. K.
Mitchell, 7/26/99, MCEER-99-0015
Passive Energy Dissipation Systems
for Structural Design and Retrofit, by M.C. Constantinou, T.T. Soong,
and G.F. Dargush, MCEER-98-MN01
Screening Guide for Rapid Assessment of Liquefaction
Hazard at Highway Bridge Sites, by T. L. Youd, 6/16/98, MCEER-98-0005
Site Factors and Site Categories in Seismic Codes, by R. Dobry, R. Ramos
and M.S. Power, 7/19/99, MCEER-99-0010
Seismic Reliability Assessment of Critical
Facilities: A Handbook, Supporting Documentation, and Model Code
Provisions, by G.S. Johnson, R.E. Sheppard, M.D. Quilici, S.J. Eder and
C.R. Scawthorn, 4/12/99, MCEER-99-0008
Our web site offers a complete list of technical reports
and their abstracts. The publications catalog allows users to search the
report list by subject, title and author, and to place orders for these
reports. Visit the site at http://mceer.buffalo.edu/publications/default.asp.